West Virginia knows a thing or two about the importance of Labor Day and our history of fighting for workers rights. And we also know how to celebrate. Check out some opportunities to catch some music throughout the state this holiday weekend.

Support Local Music and Venues. The below is a sampling of what’s happening and is not exhaustive. Check out their pages for more info. Comment below with you’re events or shows you’re checking out this weekend.

Clarksburg – The West Virginia Italian Heritage Festival – Labor Day and the annual WVIHF go hand in hand. Things kick off this Friday in downtown Clarksburg and go through Sunday. Check out their website for a full listing of bands and events by clicking here: WVIHF

Huntington – The LOUD – Friday, September 1st 7 PM, Born of Osiris with Upon a Burning Body, Traitors, The Human Tragedy and more at The LOUD.

Charleston – The Empty Glass – The Empty Glass is having their Halfway to St. Patty’s Day celebration with The Charleston Rogues Friday, September 1st at 9:30 PM.

Bridgeport – Farmers Market – The Farmers Market Music Tent will host Key To Adam once more at the Market this Sunday, September 3rd, at 10 AM.

Thomas – The Purple Fiddle – Friday, Driftwood will be making a stop in Thomas at The Purple Fiddle. Saturday they host Joslyn & The Sweet Compression.

Davis – Canaan Valley Resort – CVR wraps up their 2023 Mountainside Music Series with a performance from Electric Blue this Friday September 1st from 6-9 PM

Morgantown – The Encore – William Matheny drops by The Encore this Friday at 7:30

Dunbar – Live at THE SHOP – Curses, Revision Revised, Duly, and Cassius At Best will be Live At The Shop this Friday at 6 PM.

Venues: Please submit your upcoming shows with original acts. You can email us at editor@bornandbredmusic.com